ResourceSmart Schools

Are you making your school a more sustainable, environmentally-friendly place? Join the community. Environment Education Victoria provides free facilitation support to your schools and helps you join a community of local schools taking action. Find out more and join EEV today! Find out more about ResourceSmart Schools

ResourceSmart Schools is an award-winning program that assists schools to embed sustainability in everything they do, encourages real-life sustainability learning and helps schools save money.


Environment Education Victoria provides FREE facilitation support to your school and helps you join a community of local schools taking action. We work with schools in these council areas:

  • Brimbank

  • Hobsons Bay

  • Maribyrnong

  • Melbourne (most of this council region)

  • Melton (most of this council region)

  • Moonee Valley

  • Wyndham

Get in touch today to find out more and become a ResourceSmart School or phone Nicole or Dominique, 9341 8175

All schools in Victoria, government, independent and Catholic can become ResourceSmart Schools. Contact EEV to become a ResourceSmart School.


When you become a ResourceSmart School, you get a dedicated facilitator to work with your school on your sustainability journey.

This support may include:

  • Regional workshops to work with other teachers once per term

  • Visits to your school to advise on the approach that suits your school

  • Staff meetings, student workshops or parent information sessions

  • Monthly newsletter full of tips, grant opportunities for schools in the west

  • Unlimited phone support


Created especially for the Western Metro Region, and updated yearly, the directory is here to help you get connected to local people with expert skills.

Find everything from incursions about biodiversity, to excursions about waste, where to go for help to complete a water audit or leads on where to find a grant to fund your vegetable garden. Most of the organisations listed provide their services to schools for free or at a reasonable cost.

Download Western Metro Schools Directory 2019